In the west from Northland to Wanganui, also Coromandel and the central high country: Cloudy periods and a few showers.
Bay of Plenty: Mainly fine, any remaining showers clearing this afternoon.
Gisborne to Wairarapa, also Manawatu, Kapiti and Wellington: Mainly fine today, but the odd shower about Kapiti and Manawatu, and isolated showers in Wellington and Wairarapa tonight. Cloud and scattered showers spreading north tomorrow.
Nelson: Mainly fine, the odd shower tomorrow.
Marlborough and Canterbury: Mainly fine at first, but cloud and a few showers spreading north today. Showers gradually clearing tomorrow, and fine breaks developing south of Christchurch tomorrow evening.
Otago and Southland: Showers about the south coast spreading elsewhere for a time this evening, then clearing tomorrow and becoming mainly fine.
Buller, Westland and Fiordland: Scattered showers, mainly about Buller and Fiordland, clearing from Fiordland tonight and elsewhere during tomorrow. Chatham Islands: A few showers.